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WELCOME TO SOUND CITY 2017

David J Pichilingi, Sound City CEO, welcomes in the festival's 10th anniversary celebrations

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METRONOMY

The return of the shape-shifting quartet to Sound City as headliners completes their ascent to the summit of pop’s glossy, forward-thinking tree.

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THE KOOKS

Luke Kook talks to us about nostalgia and new musical directions as the band prepare for their Sound City headline set.

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THE HUMAN LEAGUE

The synthpop pioneers headline a celebration of the English avant-garde in an additional Sound City event – get ready for some Love Action.

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PEACHES

“What else is in the teaches of Peaches?” Sex positivity and coming of age with the art pop icon.

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WHITE LIES

After four albums and almost ten years of sell-out shows, Ealing’s post-punks are back in town and ready to take centre stage

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THE MAGIC GANG

One of the bright lights on the festival undercard, these Brighton melody makers are crafting music on their own terms.

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DON LETTS

The Don talks rebellion and the importance of cultures coming together in his Sound City+ keynote conversation.

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GRIME: A MODERN MUSICAL REVOLUTION

Grime is a DIY genre that has been forging its own path for over a decade - do we have a modern musical revolution in our midst?

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YOU SPIN ME RIGHT ROUND

Edge Hill University bring together academics, musicians and industry experts to discuss LGBTQ+ culture and music.

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TIM BURGESS

The Charlatans’ main man brings Tim Peaks Diner to Sound City for unmissable conversations and live performances.

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PINK KINK

DIY magic with Liverpool's own art-pop game changers who headline the Bido Lito! Sound City Pre-Party

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SOUND CITY IN FOCUS

Our favourite snaps from Sound City's 10 year history. The fun starts here.

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